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5760 Here in secular Israel it's called by the kids "Bicycle Day" (Chag Ha Ofanaiyim)because all the streets are EMPTY!! Noone drives!!! Even the most anti-religious Jew finds some excuse not to turn that key in the ignition. And I'll tell you why I think it happens. Now, it doesn't happen because they're afraid of burning in Hell, bec. they dont believe in it even on Yom Kippur, And they dont do it bec. they want a reward in the hereafter, they dont believe in anything like that either .
5762 In another few hours it would be Yom Kippur and still no sign of the town. Rav Mordechi was a Chassid of the third Rebbe of Chabad (Rabbi Menachem Mendel nicknamed the Tzemach Tzedek 1789 - 1866). The Rebbe sent him several months ago to wander the countryside of Russia from town to town, and inspire the Jews scattered there with the ideas of the Baal Shem Tov called "Chassidut", and up to now he had succeeded very well.
5765 Yom Kippur is the most Jewish of all the Jewish holidays. On this day; the Holiest day of the year, the High Priest; the Holiest man in existence, would enter the Holy of Holies; the Holiest place in the world.
5767 This coming Shabbat is called Shabbat Tshuva the 'Sabbath of Return' and is a preparation for Yom Kippur, the 'Day of Forgiveness'.
5768 Yom Kippur is the most holy day of the Jewish year, even holier than the Shabbat. It is the day the High Priest; the holiest man in the world, entered the Holy of Holies in the Holy Temple; the holiest place in the world; located on the Holy mountain in the Holy city of Jerusalem, capital of the Holy Land.
5769 This Shabbat, which is called Shabbat Shuva (the Sabbath of Repentance) we read how G-d commanded Moses to write a Torah scroll (five books of Moses) and put it in the Holy of Holies 'Next to the ark'. (31:26)
5770 The day of Yom Kippur, literally "The Day of Forgiveness" is the holiest day of the Jewish year. In the days of the Holy Temple (may it speedily be rebuilt by Moshiach), the High Priest, the holiest man in the world, would enter the 'Holy of Holies', the holiest place in the world, and obtain forgiveness from G-d for the entire Jewish nation, the holiest nation in the world.
5771 This Shabbat will be the holiday Yom Kippur, literally "The Day of Forgiveness" is the holiest day of the year. It is the day that the High Priest used to enter the Holy of Holies and G-d makes it easy for everyone to do 'Teshuva' i.e. 'Return' to Him.
5772 In a few days will be the holiday of Yom Kippur; Literally 'The day of forgiveness'.On this day the High Priest (CohenGadol) would enter the Holy of Holies and G-d would forgive all sins.
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